What does Elfie mean?
Elfie \e-lfie, el-fie\ as a girls' name is of Old German, Old English, Latin, Irish and Gaelic origin, and Elfie means "elf or magical counsel; elf, magical being strength; white". Elfie is a variation of Alfreda (Old German, Old English): feminine of Alfred. Elfie is also a variation of Elfrida (Latin, Old English). Elfie is also used as a variation of Elva (Irish, Gaelic).
Elfie has 25 more related forms via Alfreda, Elfrida, Elva: Ailbhe, Alfre, Alfri, Alfrida, Alfried, Alfrieda, Allfrie, Allfry, Allie, Elfre, Elfrea, Elfreda, Elfredah, Elfredda, Elfreeda, Elfrieda▼, Elfriede, Elfryda, Ellfreda, Ellfrida, Ellfrieda, Elvah, Elvia, Elvie▼ and Elvy.
Elfie is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Elfie is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Elfie and associated names. Ailbhe, Alfreda, Allie (#257 a year ago), Elfrieda, Elva, Elvia and Elvie are the prominent alternative forms of Elfie (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000. Usage of these girl names reached its most widespread during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 0.339%) and is now much lower (usage 0.1061%, down 68.7%), with the versions Alfreda, Elfrieda, Elva and Elvie becoming less stylish. Allie (#257) is the most fashionable girl name among these, with this name going through a resurgence in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)